14 Epic van life set ups to discover Australia in
There’s nothing quite like saying screw it and hitting the open road with only a general plan of where you want to go. Even better is if you have nowhere you need to be by a certain time or date meaning you can just fly by the seat of your pants.
So if you could take off tomorrow, where would you head? Where in Australia has been on your bucket list since forever or that you thought, ‘It’s okay, I’ll get there one day when I’m old and wrinkly’.
The truth is that there’s so much to see in Australia, from the watering hole topped waterfalls of the Northern Territory through to the white sand beaches of the Whitsundays. You’ve got desert, rainforest and beaches all within close proximity of one another while feeling worlds away. Why would you want to delay all that?
From shorter style long weekends away through to longer sabbatical sojourns, here are some epic vans set ups that are giving us seriously itchy feet…
1.Imagine waking up to a view of Uluru
2. Doesn’t that look cosy
3.What a hell of a backyard
4. Coastal vibes right from your backdoor
5. Don’t forget to take your best friend
6.Right in the heart of our red centre
7. White sand and turquoise waters as far as the eye can see
8. Keepin things cosy on the inside
9. Bringing the outdoors in
10. Mornings filled with adventure and arvos filled with planning
11. Seriously, how is that real life?
12. Nothing fancy, just a glorious spot to wake up in
13. And the livin’ is easy..
14. The locals are friendly around here
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